The US Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed three additional cases of virulent Newcastle disease in California last week, with one case located at a live bird market.
China’s Ministry of Agriculture will lift restrictions on central Henan province, where the country’s second African swine fever (ASF) outbreak occurred. China has already removed restrictions on an area in Shenyang, Liaoning province, where the country’s first case of ASF was found.
Two new cases of Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome (MERS) caused by coronavirus were reported in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases to 1,755.
Local authorities culled 32,352 birds at the farm following the outbreak.
China's northeastern province of Jilin has reported a new outbreak of African swine fever, the agriculture ministry said on Friday, September 28.
A fifteenth wild boar infected by African swine fever was found dead on September 25 in Belgium.
Iran has reported the second outbreak of the highly contagious ovine rinderpest (peste des petits ruminants) over the past six months, haunting livestock in Taleqan county situated in Alborz province.
The children’s ward, laboratory, and pharmacy at Kassala Teaching Hospital were closed after two children vomited blood. One of the children died and the other was taken to the epidemiology department.
So far nine cases of African swine fever have been confirmed in wild boar since the virus was confirmed in the Luxembourg region of Belgium, near the French and Luxembourg borders on September 14.
Information from the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control and European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control reveals that there have been thousands of suspected and confirmed cases of monkeypox reported in Africa this year.